2022 Annual Reading of George Washington Letter

2022 marks the 75th annual reading at Touro Synagogue of the famous 1790 George Washington letter to the Hebrew Congregation in Newport. The event is at 1:00 pm on Sunday, August 21, 2022. In-person seating is limited. The program will be available for live viewing on [the Touro Synagogue] Facebook page at 1:00 pm and will be posted on [the Touro Synagogue] website at a later date. Click to view the 2021 George Washington Letter Reading video.

Jewish sexual assault survivors rejected by NY campus support group, complaint says

2 students request US Department of Education investigation of New York’s university at New Paltz, saying they were discriminated against with the administration’s knowledge
Here is how "intersectionality" on the left ends up as Jew-hatred
"As a group focused on combating oppression, we simply cannot stay silent when it appears that a member may be condoning imperialism and settler-colonialism. We, as a group focused on combating oppression, can only consist of members who stand against all forms of oppression. We believe that having a member that does not share this viewpoint is not conducive to ending all forms of oppression and thus is not the right fit...… Israel is a settler colonial state." Read more.
UN Official Ousted After Tweeting Criticism of Palestinian Islamic Jihad's "Indiscriminate Rocket Fire"
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J Street’s Losing Strategy Is Neither Pro-Israel Nor Pro-Peace

Before losing a defining primary last week, J Street increased the volume of its rash, partisan attacks against AIPAC and the broader pro-Israel community — taking cheap shots that weaken our nation’s longstanding bipartisan consensus on the US-Israel relationship. These shameful attacks are as corrosive to the US-Israel relationship as are J Street’s misguided policy stances.
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Why is J Street so popular among RI Jewish clergy? The 12 rabbis and a cantor, members of the J Street "rabbinic cabinet".
August 28: RICI is proud to partner with Christians United for Israel in RI to present the following free, local event
September 8: RICI is pleased to be a Community Partner in presenting the following on-line event
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WATCHHow can Anti-Zionism be Anti-Semitism? 

A 5-minute animation by Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks
Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations (United Kingdom) 1991-2013

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